Ozcan Birim

Summary

Affiliation: Erasmus MC
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Comparing cost aspects of coronary artery bypass graft surgery with coronary artery stenting
    O Birim
    Department of Cardio Thoracic Surgery, Erasmus MC Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino) 53:641-50. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Outcome after reoperation for atrioventricular septal defect repair
    Ozcan Birim
    Department of Cardio Thoracic Surgery, Erasmus MC Rotterdam, Dr Molewaterplein 40, 3015 GD, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 9:83-7. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Long-term survival after non-small cell lung cancer surgery: development and validation of a prognostic model with a preoperative and postoperative mode
    Ozcan Birim
    Department of Cardio Thoracic Surgery, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 132:491-8. 2006
  4. doi request reprint Complexity of coronary vasculature predicts outcome of surgery for left main disease
    Ozcan Birim
    Department of Cardio Thoracic Surgery, Erasmus MC Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Ann Thorac Surg 87:1097-104; discussion 1104-5. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Proper treatment selection may improve survival in patients with clinical early-stage nonsmall cell lung cancer
    Ozcan Birim
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Erasmus MC Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Ann Thorac Surg 80:1021-6. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Charlson comorbidity index as a predictor of long-term outcome after surgery for nonsmall cell lung cancer
    Ozcan Birim
    Department of Cardio Thoracic Surgery, Erasmus MC Rotterdam, Dr Molewaterplein 40, 3015 GD Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 28:759-62. 2005
  7. doi request reprint Validation of a prognostic model to predict survival after non-small-cell lung cancer surgery
    Leonardus L R van der Pijl
    Erasmus MC Rotterdam, Dr Molewaterplein 40, 3015 GD, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 38:615-9. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Survival after pathological stage IA nonsmall cell lung cancer: tumor size matters
    Ozcan Birim
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Ann Thorac Surg 79:1137-41. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Emergency surgery due to haematoma in a case of left atrial myxoma
    Ozcan Birim
    Department of Cardio Thoracic Surgery, Room BD 156, Erasmus MC Rotterdam, P O Box 2040, Dr Molewaterplein 40, 3015 GD, 3000 CA Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Heart Lung Circ 15:191-3. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Meta-analysis of positron emission tomographic and computed tomographic imaging in detecting mediastinal lymph node metastases in nonsmall cell lung cancer
    Ozcan Birim
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Ann Thorac Surg 79:375-82. 2005

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint Comparing cost aspects of coronary artery bypass graft surgery with coronary artery stenting
    O Birim
    Department of Cardio Thoracic Surgery, Erasmus MC Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino) 53:641-50. 2012
    ..The 5-year outcome of the ongoing SYNTAX trial is essential and might therefore provide new insights into the comparison of cost-effectiveness between CABG and DES PCI...
  2. doi request reprint Outcome after reoperation for atrioventricular septal defect repair
    Ozcan Birim
    Department of Cardio Thoracic Surgery, Erasmus MC Rotterdam, Dr Molewaterplein 40, 3015 GD, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 9:83-7. 2009
    ..Overall survival was 91%, and 86% after 5 and 15 years. The most common indication to undergo reoperation is LAVVR. Reoperation is safe and in the majority of cases, a durable repair of the LAVV can still be achieved...
  3. ncbi request reprint Long-term survival after non-small cell lung cancer surgery: development and validation of a prognostic model with a preoperative and postoperative mode
    Ozcan Birim
    Department of Cardio Thoracic Surgery, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 132:491-8. 2006
    ..We aimed to develop a prognostic model that can be used to estimate the postoperative survival of individual patients...
  4. doi request reprint Complexity of coronary vasculature predicts outcome of surgery for left main disease
    Ozcan Birim
    Department of Cardio Thoracic Surgery, Erasmus MC Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Ann Thorac Surg 87:1097-104; discussion 1104-5. 2009
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Proper treatment selection may improve survival in patients with clinical early-stage nonsmall cell lung cancer
    Ozcan Birim
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Erasmus MC Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Ann Thorac Surg 80:1021-6. 2005
    ..In this report, treatment selection and the outcome of both surgically and nonsurgically treated patients is evaluated...
  6. ncbi request reprint Charlson comorbidity index as a predictor of long-term outcome after surgery for nonsmall cell lung cancer
    Ozcan Birim
    Department of Cardio Thoracic Surgery, Erasmus MC Rotterdam, Dr Molewaterplein 40, 3015 GD Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 28:759-62. 2005
    ..To evaluate the impact of the Charlson comorbidity index on long-term survival in nonsmall cell lung cancer surgery and determine whether this index is a better predictor of long-term survival than individual comorbid conditions...
  7. doi request reprint Validation of a prognostic model to predict survival after non-small-cell lung cancer surgery
    Leonardus L R van der Pijl
    Erasmus MC Rotterdam, Dr Molewaterplein 40, 3015 GD, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 38:615-9. 2010
    ..Till present, this model has not been validated. The purpose of this study was to validate this model in patients operated on for primary NSCLC...
  8. ncbi request reprint Survival after pathological stage IA nonsmall cell lung cancer: tumor size matters
    Ozcan Birim
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Ann Thorac Surg 79:1137-41. 2005
    ..This study evaluates prognostic factors for survival in completely resected pathological stage IA nonsmall cell lung cancer with special emphasis on tumor size and assesses tumor recurrence rate by actual and actuarial analysis...
  9. ncbi request reprint Emergency surgery due to haematoma in a case of left atrial myxoma
    Ozcan Birim
    Department of Cardio Thoracic Surgery, Room BD 156, Erasmus MC Rotterdam, P O Box 2040, Dr Molewaterplein 40, 3015 GD, 3000 CA Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Heart Lung Circ 15:191-3. 2006
    ..This case illustrates that the clinical condition of patients with symptomatic myxoma can deteriorate suddenly and require urgent surgical treatment...
  10. ncbi request reprint Meta-analysis of positron emission tomographic and computed tomographic imaging in detecting mediastinal lymph node metastases in nonsmall cell lung cancer
    Ozcan Birim
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Ann Thorac Surg 79:375-82. 2005
    ..65 to 0.75). The difference was highly significant (p < 0.0001). We conclude that 2-[18F]-fluoro-2-deoxy-D-glucose positron emission tomography is more accurate than computed tomography in detecting mediastinal lymph node metastases...
  11. ncbi request reprint Lung resection for non-small-cell lung cancer in patients older than 70: mortality, morbidity, and late survival compared with the general population
    Ozcan Birim
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Erasmus Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, Netherlands
    Ann Thorac Surg 76:1796-801. 2003
    ..However, risk factors for hospital mortality and the benefits for the patients in the long term are insufficiently defined, and survival compared with the general population is not known...